‘Huge loss’ for Fianna Fáil as top adviser moves on

Kevin Barrett’s move to Irish Life is a big loss: party sources

19th June, 2016
Fianna Fáil Headquarters, on 65-66 Lower Mount Street Pic: RollingNews.ie

Fianna Fáil has been dealt a blow with the departure of its top economic adviser to work with an asset management fund next month.

Party sources have said Kevin Barrett’s move to Irish Life Investment Managers (ILIM) is a big loss after he spent the last five years formulating many of the financial policies that helped Fianna Fáil recover its credibility on the economy.

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